Steven W
2022-11-27 11:17
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The fools of MSFN forums
Replies: 162

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Necessary indeed.
Steven W
2022-11-24 15:27
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The fools of MSFN forums
Replies: 162

'!', I thank you. You got some wheels turning in my head. I realized how to kinda sum up what MS is doing. They're making the transition from selling products to a model like Twatter has always been -- showing ads or selling add-ons to monetizable users. :wink: I think they're afraid that if they do...
Steven W
2022-11-18 09:03
Forum: Software
Topic: Software you find useful
Replies: 31

http://www.photofiltre.com/ There's a shareware version and two versions that are 'free for personal use': V7 (free for personal use) includes 'layers': http://www.photofiltre-studio.com/pf7-en.htm V6 (free for personal use) does not include 'layers': http://photofiltre.free.fr/ Was looking at the p...
Steven W
2022-11-17 23:05
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Would you trust American Corporations with your information if...
Replies: 9

I was gonna say the illustration of Ellison was very flattering, but apparently I was mistaken. 2022-11-15_at_4.47.28_PM.png https://www.realclearpolitics.com/2022/11/16/how_the_media_created_the_myth_of_sam_bankman-fried_584923.html Vox is bought and paid for? Along with a good chunk of the MSM. Ji...
Steven W
2022-11-16 01:36
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The fools of MSFN forums
Replies: 162

You do realize what lies at the heart of Android, right?
Steven W
2022-11-15 08:29
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Would you trust American Corporations with your information if...
Replies: 9

How's it go down? More rats abandon ship and the corporate media parrots the line 'Bankman-Fried' was a crook and off to jail he goes. Ignore the conspiracy theorists, also Dear Leader is a good man! Or The rats close ranks and the corporate media reports that various government/corporate experts ag...
Steven W
2022-11-15 08:03
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Would you trust American Corporations with your information if...
Replies: 9

Benny, brah! U gotta break 'em in easy. I know, I know, you're barely scratching the surface and you're not mentioning the biggest rat of all, but their little fragile minds can't deal.
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Steven W
2022-11-13 08:58
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Win2K *Official* dump
Replies: 14

The certificate updates are obviously out-of-date, but I think those were need to pass muster with the WindowsUpdate service.
Steven W
2022-11-13 08:48
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Win2K *Official* dump
Replies: 14

https://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/Search.aspx?q=root%20certificate%20update Feb 28, 2006 http://download.windowsupdate.com/msdownload/update/v3-19990518/cabpool/rootsupd_76f73d89dcd186c1d7be5c480b2cff6d7632bbdf.exe Sep 26, 2006 http://download.windowsupdate.com/msdownload/update/v3-19990518/c...
Steven W
2022-11-13 03:02
Forum: Software
Topic: Software you find useful
Replies: 31

I'm beginning to have a real appreciation of this thing:

https://sites.google.com/site/vdeeditor/Home

It's not exactly 'user friendly' by modern standards (it use WordStar-style commands), but it is a very useful text editor.
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